Our Selection of Mid-Century Earrings

Mid-Century Coral and Diamond Clip Earrings

The prettiest palest pink coral (a.k.a. 'angel skin') alternates with nearly a carat of dazzling, bright-white diamonds in these stunning 1960s vintage earclips that curve gracefully against the ear. Bellissima! Superbly crafted in rich 18 karat gold, these earrings measure 1 1/8 inches by 1 inch.

$2,950.00 - View Item    #20-1-1097

Mid-Century Sapphire and Diamond Clip Earrings

Stunning 1950s earclips with a fanciful and charming leaf motif that feature three carats of radiant royal blue sapphires surrounded by 1.25 carats of dazzling white round and baguette diamonds. Divine. Beautifully crafted in lustrous platinum, measure 1 1/8 inches long by 1/2 inch wide.

$3,950.00 - View Item    #20-1-1382

Mid-Century Emerald and Diamond Earrings

Gorgeous clip earrings, rendered in a stylized leaf motif, with fabulous fifties flair. A half carat of bright, deep-green emeralds are surrounded by 1.15 carats of dazzling white diamonds in these wonderful, nature inspired earrings crafted in crisp platinum. They measure 1 1/8 inches by 5/8 inch.

$3,950.00 - View Item    #20-1-1099

Vintage Diamond Earrings

Platinum cornucopia spray motif earrings scintillating with an artful array of bright-white marquise, baguette and round brilliant-cut diamonds totaling 2.70 carats. These fun and splashy mid-century earrings measure 1 inch by 5/8 inch. Clip backs can easily be converted to posts.

$5,750.00 - View Item    #20-1-1154

Estate Diamond Pin and Earring Suite

3.50 carats of bright-white diamond dew drops glisten night and day atop this delightful, mid-century vintage leaf brooch with matching earrings. These jewels are superbly hand made with platinum-topped 14K yellow gold wire work. Lovely. The brooch measures 2 inches by 1 inch and the earrings measur...(more)

$5,700.00 - View Item    #50-1-1235

Tourmalinated Quartz Earrings

Dramatic and dynamic mid-century earrings featuring a wild pair of large tourmalinated quartz cabochons reminiscent of abstract expressionist black & white paintings. The stones are embraced by lightly textured sweeping golden flames. These cool, unique and artsy earrings measure just a tad shy...(more)

$875.00 - View Item    #20-1-4799

Sapphire and Diamond Clip Earrings

A pair of stylized sparkling diamond leaves embrace a rich royal blue pear-shape sapphire, together weighing 2.78 carats, in these graceful, bright and beautiful mid-century vintage earrings. The earrings are equipped with the original screw-backs, but they can be converted to posts or omega backs.

$5,750.00 - View Item    #20-3-4808

Estate Coral Drop Earrings

From the depths of the Mediterranean sea - by way of mid-century Italia - come these big and beautiful coral drop earrings set in 18 karat yellow gold rope-motif ear mounts. The four corals display a delightful deep-salmon color and the earrings measure 1 and 7/8 inches long. Gorgeous.

$4,850.00 - View Item    #20-1-4263

Diamond Starfish Earrings

A delightful and glistening pair of five-legged sea creatures crafted in rich 18 karat yellow gold and sparkling full-cut diamonds. Circa 1960s-1970s, 3/4 inches.

$1,950.00 - View Item    #20-1-4261

Salmon Coral and Diamond Earrings

These beautiful earrings feature salmon-tone oval cabochon coral centers surrounded by diamond-studded 18 karat yellow gold rope motif frames with lever backs. The earrings measure 3/4 inch in length and 5/8 inch in width.

$2,650.00 - View Item    #20-1-2353

Mid-Century Pearl and Diamond Clip Earrings

Highlight your lobes with floral flair from the fabulous fifties! Shimmering round pearls snuggle with a half carat of bright and glittering diamonds in these stylish earclips. Finely crafted in gleaming 14 karat white gold, measure 7/8".

$2,450.00 - View Item    #20-1-2010

Mid-Century Opal, Ruby and Sapphire Earrings

Very cool mid-century (1950s-1960s) earrings in the form of stylized artist's palettes highlighting a fine black opal, each of which displays a different color 'palette'. Star set rubies and sapphires sparkle against 18 karat yellow gold with an 'artsy' Florentine textured finish. 1 and 3/16 inch by...(more)

$1,750.00 - View Item    #20-1-4243

Mid-Century Gold and Ruby Ear Clips

A fireworks display for your ears! Big bold gold free-form earrings exploding outward with golden rays and bright red ruby centers. (On the other hand, they may be stylized spider mums). Whatever the case may be, these are wild and fun earrings, circa 1950. 1 and 1/4 inch by 1-inch (plus).

$2,250.00 - View Item    #20-1-2434

Glamorous Vintage Diamond Earrings

Chic and sexy, mid-century diamond drop earrings. A sparkling swirl of diamond earclips support an asymmetrical pair of sleek, free-swinging diamond pendants for a stunning effect. As a bonus, the earrings are ingeniously fitted with a bracket which converts the earrings into a beautiful brooch with...(more)

$12,750.00 - View Item    #20-3-2401

Madeira Citrine Enamel Bracelet and Earrings

Deep amber color emerald-cut Madeira Citrines entwined in bright spring green and golden leaves add-up to an unusual and dramatic color combination in this tantalizing mid-century bracelet and earring set. The bracelet is composed of nine Citrines of slightly varying sizes and the earrings contain s...(more)

$8,750.00 - View Item    #40-1-3948

Coral Clip Earrings

Big, bold gold mid-twentieth century vintage coral ear clips. These fun and fashionable earrings feature a matched pair of oval coral cabochons with a deep peachy pink salmon color. The corals are presented in lovely scalloped frames composed of triple-tiered gold wire work with decorative flourishe...(more)

$2,650.00 - View Item    #20-1-2394

Mid-Century Sapphire Cluster Earrings

These opulent and sizable sapphire cluster ear clips in fourteen karat (14k) white gold date back to the late 1940s - early 1950s and are more than likely attributable to the illustrious New York jeweler - Seaman Schepps - but alas, they are unsigned. Fourteen radiant, pastel blue, cushion-cut sapph...(more)

$16,500.00 - View Item    #20-1-2288

Estate Diamond Earrings and Double Clip Combo

Fashionable and versatile platinum clip earrings with a swirl of fiery baguette-cut and round brilliant-cut diamonds, circa 1950s. These stunning mid-century earrings easily convert to matching clip-pins to enliven a blouse, dress, sweater or coat. Fifty-four bright white tapered baguette and round ...(more)

$8,750.00 - View Item    #20-1-1574

Diamond Spiral Clip Earrings

High-quality, platinum and diamond spiral motif clip earrings, circa 1950s. Each earring is set with a central round brilliant cut diamond surround by 5.00 carats of swirling baguette diamonds. These dazzling vintage diamond earrings measure 3/4 inches in diameter. Beauties!

$11,750.00 - View Item    #20-1-1052

Italian 18k Gold and Turquoise Earrings

From Mid-Century Italia come these superb earclips, crafted in richly textured and engraved 18k gold (evoking the technique of the renowned jeweler Buccellati) set with gorgeous robin's-egg-blue oval turquoise cabochons. Bellisima! Stamped ITALY and 18k, measure 1 inch long by 9/16 inch wide.

$2,450.00 - View Item    #20-1-2309

Estate Diamond Cornucopia Earrings in Platinum

These sizable platinum and diamond earrings gracefully flame up the ear in the form of a stylized cornucopia for a dazzling effect. 3.50 carats of small round brilliant-cut diamonds are tightly packed for maximum sparkle. A big splash at a very reasonable price. Mid-century (1950s); the yellow gold ...(more)

$6,950.00 - View Item    #20-91-694

Glamorous Mid-Century Diamond Platinum Earrings

A pair of striking sparklers, circa 1950-1960s. 5.50 carats of baguette diamonds and round brilliant-cut diamonds combine to form these abstract, multi-dimensional, modern wearable sculptures with quintessential mid-20th century flair. 1 1/4 inches by 5/8 inches. Sizzling and sophisticated.

$14,750.00 - View Item    #20-91-1289

Elegant Pear Shape Diamond Drop Earrings

Spectacular dangling platinum diamond drop earrings featuring a high quality matched pair 1.00 carat each pear shape diamonds. The pear shapes are showcased in a blaze of round and baguette diamonds and freely swing from a row of round brilliant cut diamonds. Glamorous and dazzling sparklers for sp...(more)

$27,500.00 - View Item    #20-91-2039

1950s Platinum and Diamond Ear Drops

These glamorous and sexy articulated diamond drop earrings from the 1950s jiggle and dance with every movement as streams of baguette and marquise diamond tassels cascade from graceful diamond swirls.

$16,500.00 - View Item    #20-91-2033

50's Classic Diamond and Pearl Earrings

The scintillating swirl design of these diamond and cultured pearl earrings sparkles with 100 round diamonds and 2 larger old European-Cut Diamonds totaling 4.00 carats. Topping the graceful diamond swirls are 2 lustrous silvery-cream cultured pearls. On the honeycomb azured reverse these platinum ...(more)

$8,850.00 - View Item    #20-91-1997

Classic Cultured Pearl and Diamond Earrings

Each mid-twentieth century era ear clip is comprised of a lustrous bouquet of silvery-white cultured pearls on a white gold framework surrounded by undulating baguette bedecked platinum ribbons and speckled with full-cut diamonds. Chic, classic earrings to dress up many an occasion.

$8,850.00 - View Item    #20-91-1999

Diamond Spray Earrings

This classic pair of 1950's clip earrings is adorned with sprigs of 14 karat white gold set with single cut diamonds atop twisted wire sprays of 18 karat yellow gold.

$2,850.00 - View Item    #20-1-2012

Grape Motif Brooch and Clip Earring Suite

What a perfect suite of jewelry to wear wine tasting in the Napa Valley, or Bourdeaux, or your own back yard! A lustrous collection of cultured pearls stands in as a cluster of grapes in the 18 karat yellow gold brooch which is further accented with round brilliant cut diamonds. The clip earrings gr...(more)

$2,750.00 - View Item    #50-1-1560

Amethyst Pin and Earring Suite

A delightful suite of earrings and a brooch set with rich purple amethysts artfully set in two tone 14 karat gold. Circa 1950's. Earrings are clip backs for non-pierced ears.

$1,450.00 - View Item    #50-1-2445

1960's Pin and Earring Set

Mosaics of organic, free form shapes are employed to create this quintessential example of expressive 1960's art jewelry. Fabricated in 18 karat yellow gold with a sand blasted finish in the concave interiors with a bright polished finish on the exteriors and backs. The earring clips are 14 karat. T...(more)

$2,850.00 - View Item    #50-1-2384

Vintage Jadeite Clip Earrings

Beautiful and colorful mid-century vintage earrings featuring a pair of semi-translucent, vibrant green, natural jadeite oval cabochons. The jades are gracefully embellished with sparkling diamond sprays containing 1.30 carats of baguette and round diamonds. The clip back earrings, signed 'Astor' me...(more)

$9,750.00 - View Item    #20-1-1322

Platinum Diamond Abstract Earclips

From the 1940's or early 50's, these artistically designed, free form earrings have a graceful paisley shaped outline. The spaces between the diamonds are decorated with an interesting zigzag pattern executed in platinum wire work. Total diamond weight of over 3.00 carats. Currently with clip-on ba...(more)

$8,750.00 - View Item    #20-1-1887

Platinum Diamond 'Sheaf' Earrings

Stunning and gracefully designed earrings from the fabulous fifties which look even better on the ear. A cornucopia of marquise and baguette diamonds flair out from a crescent of pave' diamonds. Total diamond weight is approximately 2.75 carats. Currently with clip backs which can be easily converte...(more)

$7,950.00 - View Item    #20-1-1886

1950's Platinum and Diamond Leaf Motif Earrclips

Beautiful and dramatic diamond earrings. Stylized and elongated diamond leaves are caressed by their stems in the form of half bows in these sexy and superb jewels from the mid-20th century. 4.20 carats of dazzling diamonds. 1 1/2 inches long. Clip backings.

$9,750.00 - View Item    #20-1-1889

Fabulous Platinum Diamond Twin Leaf Earrings

Superbly styled earrclips from the mid-20th century. A square diamond stamen floats inside a blossom composed of fine wire work and a circle of round diamonds. The elegantly crafted leaves are composed of baguettes and pave' diamonds. Graceful and beautiful on the ear. 3.75 carats; 1 1/8 inches.

$8,850.00 - View Item    #20-1-1890

Large Scrolled Spray Earclips

Extravagant vintage earrings at an affordable price. Artistically designed ribbons and scrolls, both diamond studded and brightly polished, combine to create an impressive pair of earclips from the late 1940s to early 1950s. These earrings measure 1 1/4 inch tall by 5/8 inch wide.The Diamonds are de...(more)

$5,750.00 - View Item    #20-1-1836

Vintage Diamond Earrings

14K White gold highly stylized foliate motif diamond earrings featuring 2.00 carats of diamonds (G-H color, VS clarity). The baguette cut diamonds are channel set in two rows woven through an open leaf motif fully set with round cut diamonds, circa 1950. These screw post earrings measure about 1 1/4...(more)

$5,950.00 - View Item    #20-1-1421

Opal Earrings and Pin Suite

Nothing short of spectacular, the pin alone overflows with an abundance of opals that are perfectly matched. 18K yellow gold pin and earring set in a grape cluster motif dripping with opals and golden grape leaves, circa 1950s. The pin measures 2 X 3 1/4 and the earrings measure 3/4 X 1 3/4.

$14,750.00 - View Item    #50-55-14

Mid-Century Diamond Spray Earrings

One carat of bright-white and sparkling diamonds light up these celestial 1950s earrings, resembling shooting stars wrapped in crescent moons. Superbly crafted in gleaming 14 karat white gold, measure_by_.

$2,450.00 - View Item    #20-1-1300

French Diamond Ear Clips, Circa 1950's

A stylized swirl of diamonds sweep up the ear in these platinum diamond clips from the 1950's. A mix of both baguette and round brilliant diamonds are set into the foliate design. Gold clip backs, French hallmarks.

$8,750.00 - View Item    #20-91-1275

Marsh Steel and Diamond Earrings

Dazzling diamond spay motifs radiate from the center of blackened steel doughnuts in these dramatically distinctive and artsy diamond earrings by the inimitable mid-century San Francisco jeweler - Marsh & Company. These rare and wonderful earrings measure about 11/16 inch in diameter and contain...(more)

$5,500.00 - View Item    #20-1-4973

Vintage Aquamarine Earrings

A bright and lustrous pair of refreshing, pastel-blue, square emerald-cut aquamarines speak for themselves in minimalistic platinum ear stud settings. The pair of aquas weigh 22 carats and measure 9/16 of an inch in both directions. Circa mid-twentieth century.

$4,650.00 - View Item    #20-1-4978

Mid-Century Georg Jensen Sterling Silver Jewelry Suite

A lovely collectible necklace, bracelet and earrings suite from renowned Danish design atelier Georg Jensen. Fashioned in their signature Art Nouveau style, this gleaming silver suite features a dramatic stylized floral motif and sturdy constuction. The highly wearable bracelet is 7 1/4 inches long,...(more)

$2,950.00 - View Item    #90-1-5853